Definition of embassage in English:

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embassage

Pronunciation: /ˈɛmbəsɪdʒ/

noun

archaic
1The business or message of an envoy: [count noun]: he listened to this late embassage [mass noun]: envoys of uncertain embassage
1.1A deputation sent to or on behalf of a head of state.

Origin

Late 15th century (denoting the action of sending an envoy): from Old French ambasse 'message or embassy' + -age.

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